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The Cambridge Film Festival is operated by the charitable Cambridge Film Trust and backed by the BFI’s Film Festival Fund, which awards National Lottery funding to UK film festivals, giving audiences the opportunity to see a broad range of British and international films.

The festival runs from 19 to 26 October.

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The Breadwinner
The Breadwinner
A young girl in Afghanistan disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
Strangled
Strangled
Seven years after a killer is jailed, a murder occurs in town - is it a copycat or has the wrong man been jailed?
The Lego Ninjago Movie
The Lego Ninjago Movie
A battle royal in the city of teenage ninjas with special powers and a fine line in witty dialogue in the plastic world of Lego.
Becoming Cary Grant
Becoming Cary Grant
The star's own words are used to tell his life story.
The Florida Project
The Florida Project
The story of a precocious six-year-old and her rag-tag group of close friends whose carefree lives contrast with those of their struggling parents.
The Red Turtle
The Red Turtle
The life of a castaway on a desert island.
Battle Of The Sexes
Battle Of The Sexes
True story of the tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.
Fashionista
Fashionista
A woman who uses clothes as an emotional crutch discovers her life isn't as ideal as she thought.
78/52
78/52
A documentary about the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho.
120 Beats Per Minute
120 Beats Per Minute
Portrait of the ACT UP activist group, a direct action collective aiming to impact the lives of people with AIDS.
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Cambridge Film Festival Features

World of difference
Writer/producer Alex Lipschultz on the challenges of making Menashe
Kidman out of her comfort zone
Four different faces of star at Cannes
Östlund’s Monkey business
The Square director goes animal crackers.
Making The Wound
John Trengove talks about the challenges of his coming-of-age drama.
Cate Blanchett on stage and screens
Taking on The Present and speaking out in Manifesto.
Soaring ambition
Otto Bell on shooting The Eagle Huntress and the remarkable star of his documentary.
All about Kevin
Lynne Ramsay and Ezra Miller on the film everybody's talking about.
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A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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